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Hyunsun Chung

Wide shot of a Korean Buddhist temple in the woods
Instructor, Korean Language and LinguisticsMoore Hall 373
1890 East-West Road
Honolulu, HI 96822
Phone: 808-956-2076

Educational Background

Ph.D.: University of Hawaii at Manoa (East Asian Languages and Literatures)

M.Ed.: University of Georgia (Teaching Additional Languages, specialized in TESOL)

B.A.: Sookmyung Women’s University (Business Administration)

Research Areas

  • Discourse-functional linguistics
  • Conversation analysis
  • Pragmatics
  • Semantics
  • Grammaticalization
  • Korean Language Pedagogy

Selected Bibliography

“Pragmatic functions of ettehkey as a discourse marker in Korean spoken data”, The Korean Language in America. vol 21, no 1, 2017.

“The Semantic Extension of the Korean Conjunctive Ender Taka, from the Perspective of Grammaticalization” EALL Working papers in Linguistics and Literature. vol 1, no 1, 2019